MokSec - The Security Framework

thomasg thomas at
Mon Jul 14 17:19:03 CEST 2008

On Mon, Jul 14, 2008 at 5:08 PM, arne anka <openmoko at> wrote:

> > And to give my 2 Eurocents to the everything as root discusion.
> > Running user apps as root must end, better soon.
> what exactly speaks against creating a regular user? did anyone try it
> already?
> and where exactly is "root" as default user stored?

In /etc/passwd :)
Of course you can create another user, as you are used to on any unix
It just doesn't ship with one because the distro comes in ready-to-deploy
images, not with a installer like the binary-distro-people are used to.
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